Dordt College Softball vs. Sioux Falls
April 18, 2007
(Sioux Center, Iowa) Dordt faced up against Sioux Falls in a double header at home on Wednesday night. They came out victorious and took their first conference win this year beating Sioux Falls, 3-1.
Dordt struck first and took and early lead scoring runs in both the 1st and 3rd innings. Tessa Prins singled in Amanda Pothoven in the first and tripled in Jaclyn Ver Mulm in the third. Dordt struck for an insurance run in the fourth when Beth Van Maanen singled in Kristin Santana.
Sioux Falls answered with a single run in the sixth before falling 3-1.
Sioux Falls scored 1 run on 5 hits and made no errors. Dordt scored 3 runs on 9 hits and committed 1 error. Jaclyn Ver Mulm went 2 for 2 and Tessa Prins went 2 for 3 and also batted in 2 runs. Carissa Van Gorp pitched all 7 innings giving up only 5 hits and 1 run.
Dordt rises to 4-20 and 1-10 in the GPAC. Sioux Falls stumbles to 2-14, 2-12 in the conference.
Dordt's Current Record: 5-20 (2-10)
Opponent's Current Record: 2-14 (2-12)
Winning Pitcher: Carissa Van Gorp (Dordt College)
Losing Pitcher: Tiffany Groen (Sioux Falls)
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